Mumbai Indians continued their superb form and defeated Chennai Super Kings on Friday unilaterally. Karen Pollard was captaining the team in this match and he is very happy with his team's performance. In the match played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Mumbai limited Chennai to 114 runs by losing nine wickets in 20 overs and then took the match by 10 wickets.The Super Kings have lost for the first time in the IPL by a margin of 10 wickets. Earlier in 2008, he lost by nine wickets to Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium.
Pollard captained the team in this match due to the injury of Rohit Sharma and said that this win is the result of the team's joint effort.
After the match, Pollard said, "We wanted to get him out in the 100s, but Sam Curran batted well. I think this is a joint effort of the team as a whole. Initially, three-four wickets bring you into the match. "
Pollard said, "Our opening pair also did well. He did not put any uncertainties. We want to reach the top-2. It is dependent on numbers. "
Regarding his captaincy, Pollard said, "This is part of the game. Sometimes you do not have to be a leader to become a leader. I know a few things. So for me, it is a matter of coming and working that I did today. "